Individuals who are actively looking for loans online are reporting phone calls from scammers who are claiming that they will provide the target with a loan for an advice fee. This is all part of a Delta Finance loan scam.
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Did you get a letter in the mail about the census? The Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) has seen a rise in our contact center through calls and LiveChat messages recently about a letter from the U.S. Census that people have been getting…
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Grandparent scams are nothing new, but there are certain times of year—like spring break—when they can ramp up as students head out of town on spring break.
Who Is It
What Is It: A grandparent scam is a phishing…
https://www.idtheftcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/ITRC_SS_grandparent-scam_293152349-1.jpg6671000Julia Highamhttps://www.idtheftcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/32smWideLogo_edited-1-300x71.pngJulia Higham2020-03-10 08:59:002020-06-12 09:21:53Be on the Lookout for a Grandparent Scam
This beneficiary scam is a phishing scam that is too strange to be true, but that does not stop scammers from trying.
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Who Is It
What Is It: Beneficiary scam…
https://www.idtheftcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/ITRC_SS_beneficiary_775334104.jpg7231000Julia Highamhttps://www.idtheftcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/32smWideLogo_edited-1-300x71.pngJulia Higham2020-03-09 11:47:012020-06-10 16:11:24Beneficiary Scam Makes the Rounds
The Tokyo Olympics are scheduled for this summer, and the athletes are not the only ones training hard. Scammers are making their preparations, too so they can strike with new Olympic scams.
Who Is It
Olympic fans, travelers
https://www.idtheftcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/shutterstock_328832081.jpg6661000Julia Highamhttps://www.idtheftcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/32smWideLogo_edited-1-300x71.pngJulia Higham2020-03-07 10:44:002020-06-10 16:08:08Be on the Lookout for 2020 Olympic Scams
Your business tech is under attack from fake vendor email phishing scams just as much as your personal accounts.
Who Is It
Businesses and organizations
What Is It: Fake vendor emails that appear to be a genuine business communication
https://www.idtheftcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/ITRC_SS_businesswoman_1302585142.jpg6671000Julia Highamhttps://www.idtheftcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/32smWideLogo_edited-1-300x71.pngJulia Higham2020-03-06 10:29:332020-06-10 16:02:23Fake Vendor Emails on the Rise
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